In 1906, the Helderberg Winery was established and in that year harvested the first grapes in their new winery on the slopes of the Helderberg. The Helderberg, named for its beauty, and meaning Clear or Bright Mountain. Around this mountain, farmers have planted vines for centuries; discovering that its soils and proximity to the ocean are ideal for the cultivation of premium grapes. Attractions   

Situated high on the slopes of the Helderberg mountain range between Somerset West and Stellenbosch, the Taaibosch Helderberg Wingerde boast spectacular views over False Bay. Attractions   

Stand on the terrace at Avontuur and three things overwhelm you; the magnificent view of Table Mountain, the vista across the Indian Ocean, and, as you turn around, the gloriously rugged Helderberg Mountain range looming at you back - now add a glass of Avontuur wine! Attractions    eat do taste

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Romond Vineyards, situated on the lower slopes of Helderberg West Peak, just 4 kilometres from the shores of False Bay, benefits from both maritime and montaine influences. Attractions   

The Miravel Wine Estate is situated just outside Somerset West, Western Cape beneath the majestic Helderberg mountains. Formerly part of the Dellrust Estate, Miravel was founded in 2002 by Zimbabwean Maarten van Beuningen and his wife Janine, and despite its relative youth, has already produced several outstanding wines. Attractions   

Kings Kloof was established by Dennis and Noel Newton-King following their purchase of the upper mountain portion of the original Parel Vallei Farm in Somerset-West in 1936. With the growth of Somerset – West and the Helderberg, Kings Kloof is fortunate to command the highest slopes of the Helderberg overlooking the Town. The views from all areas of the farm are breath-taking. Attractions   

Twenty eight great wineries from Stellenbosch and Somerset West have joined forces to offer the second Helderberg Wine Festival. The festival includes 7 Crowd Pleasers as well as a packed programme of individually tailored events at each of the participating wineries. Attractions   

Located in the Helderberg Foothills Pocket, Stellenbosch, the farm Klein Welmoed, a wine and olive estate, is home to Foothills Vineyards. Klein Welmoed or Foothills Vineyards is a family owned boutique winery situated at the foothills of the majestic Helderberg mountain range between Stellenbosch and Somerset West. A mere 6km from False Bay and within sight of the Atlantic Ocean, ... Attractions   

Situated on the slopes of the Helderberg Mountain, in the heart of South Africa's most famous wine region Stellenbosch, our vineyards are commonly referred to as the Home of Chenin Blanc and other premium award-winning wines. Over the years our range of top quality wines has received massive national and international acclaim with literally hundreds of awards and accolades. Our ... Attractions    sleep

Welcome to Lourensford Estate. As one of the world’s most beautiful wine estates we offer a visual feast across 4 000 hectares of forest, fynbos, fruit orchards and vineyards, which rise up the slopes of the Helderberg Mountains, caressed by breezes off the Atlantic Ocean. Established by Governor Willem Adriaan van der Stel in 1709, Lourensford has a proud history as a world class ... Attractions    eat do taste

Croydon Residential Vineyard Estate is situated under the gaze of the Helderberg. The vineyards on the estate reflect the lifestyle, where residents enjoy the winery and lifestyle in a secure wine making community. Attractions    do

Pink Valley is a French-South African wine venture focusing exclusively on making classical rosé wines on the slopes of Stellenbosch’s renowned Helderberg Mountain. It is here that visitors can enjoy rosé and tapas in our relaxing Rosé Lounge, while admiring the pristine surrounds. Attractions    eat taste

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Morgenster Wine and Olive Estate in Somerset West, 35 minutes from Cape Town, is at the gateway to the Western Cape wine-growing region. It is a thriving olive and wine farm dating back to 1711, producing internationally acclaimed Bordeaux-style wines and extra virgin olive oil of astounding quality. Attractions    eat do taste

THE ORIGINAL RED WINE ESTATE Alto is situated on the slopes of the Helderberg Mountain in the Stellenbosch Wine of Origin district. Its trellised vineyards cling to the high granite slopes that rise from a 100 to 500 metres above sea level, which are ideal for the cultivation of red grape varietals. Unsurprisingly, Alto is, and has always been, red wine country. Attractions    taste

Contemporary Classics from South Africa to suit your lifestyle. The brand is passionately owned by the Swiss Saager family from Zurich with Eikendal Vineyards founded in 1981. Eikendal is a distinct landmark of the renowned Stellenbosch Winelands – a popular wine destination in the Cape’s premier wine region known for its international acclaim in producing world-class wines. Attractions    eat sleep do taste

About 15 kilometers from Stellenbosch, on the slow, meandering road that leads to Somerset West, lies a piece of land that is as peaceful and as tranquil as it is in unison with its surrounds. It nestles, against the lower slopes of the magnificent Helderberg, it embraces breathtaking views that stretch across the width of False Bay to the furthest-flung beacon that is Table Mountain. Attractions   

Experience the world of Vergelegen first hand at this international destination site. Stunning new Wine Tasting Centre, Cellar tours, Stables at Vergelegen family-friendly bistro restaurant, Camphors at Vergelegen signature restaurant, Picnic at Vergelegen (seasonal), exciting children's adventure area, 18 themed gardens, historic Cape Dutch Homestead and Library and ancient Camphor Trees. Attractions    eat taste

Vergenoegd Löw The Wine Estate is a respected and passionate wine producer with a rich heritage and an affinity for the unexpected. They balance generations of wine-making expertise and sustainable practices with an unconventional way of seeing the world. Attractions    eat taste

Every bottle is a journey that’s never hurried with no shortcuts. Our fanatical dedication drives us to make delicious, distinctive wines that have won numerous awards and a legion of fans who savour our unhurried quality. All our wines are 100% vegan. Our Winery and tasting room are situated close to the sea in Somerset West in an historic 1901 dynamite factory designed by the ... Attractions    taste

With panoramic views sweeping over False Bay and Table Mountain, the award winning Longridge restaurant is a perfect showcase for delicious South African inspired cuisine. Our menu follows a farm to table philosophy where only, the freshest seasonal produce from our organic garden, SASSI approved fish, beef from our own farm & other produce sourced from our neighbours. Attractions    taste

Welcome to Post House Vineyards where you can expect a unique tasting of high quality, hand-crafted wines between the barrels! Post House Vineyards is situated between the historic towns of Stellenbosch and Somerset West. Stunning views of vineyards, the Helderberg Mountain and sea are on display. Attractions    sleep taste

Annandale is the oldest farm in the Helderberg Valley and proudly upholds a long tradition of winemaking. The cellar and manor house built before the 1700s can still be found on the estate. For a long period in the early 20th century it had 50 000 vines and part of the land became a haven for abandoned horses and a riding school. In 1996, owner Hempies du Toit transformed it back ... Attractions   

Cape Classics was established in 1992 with a mission of bringing the creme de la creme of South Africa's then-fledgling boutique wine industry to the American market. In 2013, Cape Classics expanded its portfolio to include wines from France, and now proudly represents 22 of the finest estates and labels from the regions. Cape Classics’ mission is to provide a unique range of selections ... Attractions   

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Conservation-minded Waterkloof unlocks nature’s true potential with wines of great complexity and uncompromised quality – each embracing a strong core of elegance and integrity. Our wines are shaped by an amphitheatre of bio-dynamic vineyards on the outskirts of Somerset West, with each cellar gem defined by a unique character and sense of place. Attractions   

Spirit of Italy in South Africa: The Bottega family are proud of their Italian heritage and are active participants in the Italian community in South Africa. Their decision to plant Italian varietals as part of their diversified portfolio of grapes, and actively promote these grape varietals in South Africa, is a celebration of this heritage. Attractions   

Anwilka Vineyards is located just 7 kilometers from the ocean in Stellenbosch’s prime Helderberg region. Since the first vintage release in 2005, Anwilka has established a worldwide reputation for its flagship Syrah-Cabernet red blend which was described by Robert Parker as the finest red wine I have ever had from South Africa. Not open to public, visits by appointment only Attractions   

Journeys End is the Gabb family Estate with the most stunning views overlooking False Bay. This super premium family estate is home to a consistent stream of award winning wines under the Journeys End banner. The family’s vineyards benefit from the mineral rich soils of the unique Schaapenberg Terroir and surround what is a brand new winery and beautiful tasting facility. Attractions   

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Aureate Wine
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Home of the Dombeya wine range, Haskell Vineyards is a premium wine producer located in the Helderberg sub region of Stellenbosch, South Africa. Stellenbosch, and the Helderberg in particular, is the heartland of South African wine. In fact, this revered sub region is known locally as the Golden Triangle in recognition of the roll call of elite producers who call it home and the ... Attractions   

Grangehurst is a specialist red wine cellar in Stellenbosch, South Africa. Although specialising in red, we also produce a dry rosé. Established in 1992 by winemaker Jeremy Walker. The first wines were made on a converted squash court, which still forms part of the winery’s infrastructure. Attractions    sleep

Stellenzicht is situated on the slopes of the Helderberg Mountain between Stellenbosch and the Atlantic Ocean, in the prime wine-growing area known locally as the Golden Triangle. Since 1996 Stellenzicht boasts a reputation as one of the top five farms in the Cape wine industry. Attractions   

In a small and picturesque wine cellar situated at the foot of the Helderberg in Stellenbosch, some of South Africas most highly regarded red wines are produced. Here, owner and winemaker Etienne le Riche, along with his son Christo, vinify grapes in the traditional method of open-tank fermentation, manual plunging, and with the general philosophy of minimal interference. Attractions   

The Stonewall cellar is situated on a picturesque farm near Somerset West, dating back over two centuries. The farm was bought in 1873 by the De Waal family who promptly changed the name from Verdruk Mij Niet (Don’t oppress me) to a more upbeat Happy Vale. The actual Cape Dutch Homestead however dates back to 1853. Attractions   

De Trafford Winery is situated on the beautiful Mont Fleur farm set at the top of a dramatic valley above Stellenbosch, 380 metres up between the Stellenbosch and Helderberg mountains. The property is owned and run by the Trafford family with a small team of dedicated workers who take great care to produce properly ripe fruit from well balanced, manicured vineyards. Attractions   

Closely guarded by the Helderbergs peaks and cooled by fresh sea breezes off False Bay, the legendary JP Bredell Wines have become world-renowned for their award-winning quality wines of outshining others in their class, both nationally and internationally. Attractions   

Uva Mira Mountain Vineyards, 620m above sea level on the slopes of the Helderberg Mountain Range. Breathtaking views of False Bay and Table Bay, a cool climate, sea breezes, granite foundation and strong minerality of the soil, enhanced by acres of fynbos. Wine tasting includes a selection of wines from the Mira Series, depending on availability. Artisanal cheese and savoury meat ... Attractions    taste

Audacia is a boutique winery specialising in red wines. It is owned by the Strydom and Harris families and is situated in Stellenbosch’s prime vine growing region. The farm is perfectly positioned on the banks of the Bonte River at the foot of the majestic Helderberg Mountain. Attractions    do

Dellrust Wines
+27 82 771-3090     
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To some, a family tradition of winemaking that stretches back over a century may seem extraordinary. To us, its simply the careful process of turning selected="true"="true" grapes into fine wines worthy of the name Dellrust. For an appointment, phone Albert Bredell on (082) 771 3090. Attractions    eat

Onderkloof is situated east of Stellenbosch. The Cellar lies on the slopes of Schapenberg, 6 km from the Atlantic Ocean, facing south with spectacular views of False Bay and Cape Point. The grapes are carefully selected and hand-picked from vineyards which are not irrigated. Attractions   

Lyngrove Estate is ideally situated in the Stellenbosch wine growing region of the Cape Winelands. It is here, surrounded by the majestic Helderberg mountains, that we produce our exceptional range of wines under the Lyngrove range of labels. Lyngrove Vineyards are the classic example of quality grapes resulting in quality wines. Our 80 ha vineyards have nature's advantage of ... Attractions    sleep do

Webersburg is a historic cape Dutch homestead and boutique winery nestled on the slopes of the Helderberg Mountain in Stellenbosch, South Africa’s premium wine producing area. Attractions    eat sleep do taste

Bilton Wines is situated on the foot of the Helderberg Mountain and is blessed with old world charm and character. It was in 1726 that the first vineyards were planted. Grapes and vegetables were originally supplied to ships passing the Cape of Good Hope.The beautiful old Cellar dates back to 1824 and has been meticulously restored to stand as a heritage building and our tasting room. Attractions   

The Lushof Wine Estate is a small family-run farm situated high on the slopes of the Helderberg overlooking False Bay with a view to Table Mountain. It is here where our wines are made, near perfect conditions prevailing for the growing of quality grapes. Our grapes are grown on the farm and the wine also made, matured and bottled on the farm to ensure optimal control of quality. Attractions   

Heron Ridge
+27 21 842-2501     
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A small 4 hectare farm bought in 1997 by the Orpen family, previously planted with Chenin Blanc & Cinsaut, grapes delivered to the Stellenbosch vineyard co-op. Good practice for a new farmer. Soil analysis suggested noble varieties so with great help from well-known viticulturist Paul Wallace it was decided to replant with the noble cultivar SHIRAZ. Attractions   

Kleinood Farm lies nestled in the Blaauwklippen Valley on the slopes of the Helderberg Mountain outside Stellenbosch. Kleinood literally means something small and precious. This is exactly what Kleinood is - a small farm, specializing in the production of only a Syrah based red wine, a small production of Viognier and De Boerin virgin olive oil. Attractions   

Terroir Wines of SA
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The exclusive winery of Peter Falke is nestled against the majestic slopes of the Helderberg mountains in the heart of the Stellenbosch winelands, South Africa. Groenvlei Farm is home to rambling magenta bougainvillea, delicate scented roses and wild lavender growing alongside carefully cultivated vineyards. Attractions    eat do taste

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Derived from the French word Bisous – meaning little kiss – the Bizoe boutique wines will offer just that, something that you just can’t forget! Discover the Bizoe wine affair, where our unique wines will lure you into the Cape Winelands and into the welcoming lives of our big hearted people. Attractions   

Keermont Vineyards is a boutique wine estate set in the naturally-formed amphitheatre between the Helderberg and Stellenbosch mountain ranges. We aim to grow wines that reflect the natural wonders of this beautiful place.In the winery we aim to guide our wines through fermentation and maturation as gently as possible. We believe that through this gentle process, we can capture ... Attractions   

Beau Constantia is a boutique wine farm situated at the top of Constantia Nek overlooking False Bay. Vines are planted to an elevation of 350 metres above sea-level on some of the steepest agricultural slopes in the Cape. These lovingly nurtured vines are spoilt with panoramic views of the Stellenbosch and Helderberg Mountain ranges and over False Bay as far as Hangklip. Attractions   

Located in the foothills of the Helderberg region of Stellenbosch, cooled by summer breezes off False Bay and combining with the other terroir elements, this region known as the Golden. Triangle is where renowned winemaker Craig Barnard produces. Cavalli wines. Craig manages and oversees the development of the vineyards in such a way that only the best quality fruit is produced, ... Attractions    taste

In 2011, Quint & Floriane Cutler swapped the bustling hill of Paris' Montmartre for the Oak leaf soils on the slopes of Stellenbosch's Devon Vale off the Bottelary Road. At Domaine Coutelier, wine enthusiasts can marvel at 270 degree views of the mountains of Simonsberg, Groot Drakenstein, Jonkershoek, Stellenbosch, Helderberg and the Hottentots –Holland to the East, Paarl Rock ... Attractions   

Keet Wines
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This family owned, small-batch winemaking venture was started by Alexandra McFarlane. She previously worked at Druk My Niet in Paarl. In Alexandra’s words, ‘we love making wines that are delicious to drink and unpretentious. Every vineyard, vintage and bottle has a story that we look forward to sharing with you on our journey into honestly made, proudly South African wine.’ Attractions